CentOS is an abbreviation for Community Enterprise Operating System. This is one of the top Linux distributions for servers and it is recognized as one of the most dependable and risk-free Operating Systems out there. CentOS is open-source software, so you are able to personalize it in any way you see fit, adding and removing packages or changing the code of any of them. It's also free to distribute and use, so you will not need to pay any kind of license fees, which means that the total price that you'll need to pay for a server making use of CentOS will be lower than the price for a server running some other OS. What makes CentOS unique among other Linux distributions is its huge developer community, which will help you discover the answer to any kind of question or problem you may have. What's more, each version which is released officially is supported for a decade, that's is longer than with any other OS. What this means is frequent safety and stability updates which will provide a dependable software setting for all your web applications in the long run.
CentOS in Dedicated Servers
When you need a dedicated server with CentOS, you can take advantage of the packages that we supply, as this OS is one of the options which you will be able to pick through the registration process. As the software that you wish to run can have specific system requirements, we have 32-bit and 64-bit releases of CentOS. CentOS supports different hosting Control Panels, which means that if you acquire a dedicated server with our Hepsia Control Panel, you will be able to control the server as if you're controlling a single large account, while with cPanel and DirectAdmin, you are able to have independent accounts for the domains that you host and can even start a reseller business, as the two Control Panels feature this a functionality. When you add our Managed Services upgrade, we will also perform OS updates on a weekly basis and will ensure that your server is protected and it has the most up-to-date software at all times, to guarantee the best performance for your web sites.